"A lack of food is the biggest population challenge of our time": to what extent do you agree? (Part 1)

In this lesson, we will start to write an essay about the world's population, and some of the challenges that we face with a growing and ageing population. This will be an excellent chance to revisit all of the key themes and ideas from the unit, and allow you to organise and apply your knowledge.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What is the capital city of Wales?

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Q2.Which of these is not a nation of the UK?

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Q3.Population density varies across the United Kingdom.

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Q4.Which of these numbers is the approximate population of Wales?

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Q5.Which of these numbers is the approximate population of Scotland?

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What is the capital city of Wales?

1/5

Q2.Which of these is not a nation of the UK?

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Q3.Population density varies across the United Kingdom.

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Q4.Which of these numbers is the approximate population of Wales?

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Q5.Which of these numbers is the approximate population of Scotland?

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“A lack of food is the biggest population challenge of our time.” To what extent do you agree? - End of lesson quiz

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Q1.Which of these is the capital city of Scotland

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Q2.There is currently not enough food being produced around the world to feed everyone on the planet.

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Q3.One consequence of a rapidly growing population can be high levels of pollution and poor air quality.

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Q4.Potential benefit or potential challenge of an ageing population? More jobs available for younger people.

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Q5.Potential benefit or potential challenge of an ageing population? Fewer people to pay tax.

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Q6.Potential benefit or potential challenge of an ageing population? Reduced pollution and impact on the environment.

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Q7.Potential benefit or potential challenge of an ageing population? More people who are more likely to need healthcare support.

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Q8.Which of these numbers is the approximate population of Wales?

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“A lack of food is the biggest population challenge of our time.” To what extent do you agree? - End of lesson quiz

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Which of these is the capital city of Scotland

1/8

Q2.There is currently not enough food being produced around the world to feed everyone on the planet.

2/8

Q3.One consequence of a rapidly growing population can be high levels of pollution and poor air quality.

3/8

Q4.Potential benefit or potential challenge of an ageing population? More jobs available for younger people.

4/8

Q5.Potential benefit or potential challenge of an ageing population? Fewer people to pay tax.

5/8

Q6.Potential benefit or potential challenge of an ageing population? Reduced pollution and impact on the environment.

6/8

Q7.Potential benefit or potential challenge of an ageing population? More people who are more likely to need healthcare support.

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Q8.Which of these numbers is the approximate population of Wales?

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Lesson summary: "A lack of food is the biggest population challenge of our time": to what extent do you agree? (Part 1)

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